Man shot in hand in South Austin

A man was taken to the hospital after being shot in the hand in South Austin early this morning.

Austin police say they got the call a little after midnight. It happened at the Valero on the corner of Thornberry and Highway 71.

A man in his 40s was trying to disarm someone when that person shot him in the hand. 

The suspect took off and police haven't made any arrests.

The man who was shot is expected to be okay.